Debra Marie Longberg nee Janus
August 19, 1971 - December 17, 2015
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St. Mary Catholic Church - Greenville
N2385 Municipal Drive
Greenville, WI
Monday 12/21, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Service
St. Mary Catholic Church - Greenville
N2385 Municipal Drive
Greenville, WI
Monday 12/21, 11:00 am
St. Mary Cemetery Appleton
2121 W Prospect Ave.
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 734-3259 | Map
Tuesday 12/22, 2:30 pm
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Debra Marie Longberg nee Janus, 44, passed away after a sudden illness on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at home. Debby was born on August 19, 1971 to Gordon and Judith (Drephal) Janus in Appleton. At age 12 she had Reyes Syndrome and was only the second child in the state to survive through stage four.…

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John Reed left a message on December 26, 2015:
Judy and family. So sorry to learn of the loss of Debby. I remember her well from the days when I worked with Gordon at the car dealership. Prayers are with you and your family.
Dan and Rhonda Engel left a message on December 23, 2015:
Judy, Stacy and family. I am so sorry for the sudden loss of a beautiful woman. She was a wonderful, fun-loving person. I remember our trip to Vegas and California with you guys, and during our drive from Vegas to California to go see the Hearst Castle, Debbie had to go to the bathroom. But we weren't close to a gas station for miles. That poor girl had to hold it for so long, when we finally got to a gas station, I don't think the car was even stopped. She hopped out so fast. She was such a character. She will be greatly missed by everyone's heart she touched. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you.
Carol Burns left a message on December 21, 2015:
Dear Judy and Stacy, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your darling daughter Debbie. May God hold each if you in his loving arms and give you peace.
Mary Sherlock left a message on December 21, 2015:
Jim and girls, So sorry to hear of Debby's death. I'm sure you are still in deep shock and sorrow today but as the days pass you will find that that she will still be with you in so many ways. What she taught you, what she shared and how she smiled will always be inside you. Bless you all. Aunt Mary
Ted Miller (Godfather) left a message on December 21, 2015:
I have many good memories of my God daughter Debbie. What immediately comes to mind is the times we would play "whale" in their pool. The little mermaid sure loved her swimming pool!! I & many "other" relatives will sorely miss her laughter, joy of camping and general lust for life. SO glad we got see you & hug you one last time at supper at the Darboy Club. All "other" relatives: aunts, uncles & cousins will miss you too !!
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Jim, Jodi, Tanner & Taylor Galeazzi left a message on December 21, 2015:
Dear Jim, Autumn & Amy - We are so very sorry for your loss. Debbie will be sadly missed by us all. She loves you all deeply and will live on in your hearts forever. May you find peace knowing that our Lord and Savior has taken her into His loving arms where she is forever joyful. You are in our prayers. God Bless You
Bill and Dorothy DeWitt left a message on December 21, 2015:
Judy, Stacy and family, so sorry for your loss. May your memories help you through this most difficult time. Sending prayers and hugs.
Jean Reed left a message on December 21, 2015:
Dear Judy and Stacy, May God comfort you and all your family at this sad time; surely His angels will surround you as He has done before and you will know Deb and Gordon are enjoying each other in a most heavenly space.
Jean Reed left a message on December 21, 2015:
Dear Judy and Stacy, May God comfort you and all your family at this sad time; surely His angels will surround you as He has done before and you will know Deb and Gordon are enjoying each other in a most heavenly space.
Jean Reed left a message on December 21, 2015:
Dear Judy and Stacy, May God comfort you and all your family at this sad time; surely His angels will surround you as He has done before and you will know Deb and Gordon are enjoying each other in a most heavenly space.
Dan & Mary Van Dyn Hoven left a message on December 21, 2015:
We are sending our Sympaty to Debs family. Lets remember the good times, the smiles, and laughter, remember the warm, special moments and love that will live on forever. Together , we mourn the loss, honor the memory and celebrate the life of someone so special who will be deeply missed.
Dan Omsberg left a message on December 20, 2015:
Jim and Family sorry for your loss. My prayers go out to you and your family.
Arlene Eichstadt left a message on December 20, 2015:
My memories of Debbie go back to St. Thomas More School. She was always such a smiling, happy, good student. My daughter, Kristin Eichstadt (Broman) was in the same grade. I remember when she contracted Reyes Syndrome and what a little fighter she was to survive it. May you find comfort as you are surrounded by all those who have special memories of Debbie and care for all of you so deeply.
Dick and Liz Voelzke left a message on December 20, 2015:
Judy, Stacy and Debbie's family, we were so saddened to hear about Debbie's sudden passing. May the Lord's warm embrace and the thoughts and prayers of your family and friends give you comfort during this difficult time.
Al Young and Family left a message on December 20, 2015:
Judy and Stacy, it has been a very long time. But please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
ken berken left a message on December 20, 2015:
Jim so sorry to hear of your wifes passing you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sarah (Fulcer) Klein left a message on December 19, 2015:
Judy, Stacy and family....I am so sorry to learn of Debby's passing. She was always a bright, smiling light to everyone she encountered. Now her light still shines in your hearts, in her girls and husband..... forever her light and love will fill your hearts. Cherished memories will always be with you. I know your hearts are aching now. Wishing you all God's peace and strength. With love.
Dan and Trisha Rawlings left a message on December 19, 2015:
Judy and Stacy, We are so deeply saddened to learn of Debby's passing. I always remember seeing her with a contagious smile and ready with a warm hug. Please know you all will be in our prayers. Hugs to you all.
Michele Bohman left a message on December 19, 2015:
My deepest sympathy to you all at this difficult time. Cherish the memories and hold fast to Jesus and know He is their to give you all strength and comfort. Hugs and prayers to you all!
Mr mrs bricco left a message on December 19, 2015:
Sorry for your loss, May god be with your family.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Cooper, Heidi and Phil Kendall left a message on December 19, 2015:
Our deepest sympathies to all of you. We will continue to pray for all of you, for God's love to give you strength and Jesus' shoulder to lean on.
Kim Tatera left a message on December 19, 2015:
My deepest condolences to the Longberg/Janus family....it has been many, many years since we've seen each other but I know what a sweet person Debby was and I know she will be dearly missed. I love my family no matter how many miles are between us.
Don and Mary Fulcer left a message on December 19, 2015:
Mary and I are very very sorry to have our good neighbor leave us for heaven so soon in life. She always brightened our lives with her warmness
Jack and Lu Tatera left a message on December 19, 2015:
Judy/Stacy and family, I am sorry for your loss, we are saddened to hear this. May God give you strength and give you nothing but happy memories.
Ryan Atwater left a message on December 19, 2015:
Jim and your family, We are so sorry for your loss.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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